Zootopia/Zootropolis and the drama plot in comedy

Zootopia/Zootropolis and the drama plot in comedy

Zootopia (US title) or Zootropolis (EU title) is a comedy released by Disney during the first half of 2016. The movie was widely succesful and received praise by both critics and audience. This praise is, in my opinion, very well deserved. Zootopia not only entertains us, but it also gives a great lesson about comedy […]

The Disaster Artist, understanding the author of “The Room”

The Disaster Artist, understanding the author of “The Room”

I recently finished reading “The Disaster Artist”, the book that tells the story of how the rare movie “The Room” was made. I found it interesting, funny and very original. If you enjoy those movies so bad that they are good, you’ll know that “The Room” is considered probably the best one (sort of speaking) […]

Kung Fury movie review

Kung Fury movie review

Today I’d like to talk about a recent Youtube release, the movie Kung Fury, an excelent parody of eighties’ action films. If you heard about it, you’ll know it was financed through a Kickstarter (to which I made a donation) bumped by the huge success of their hilarious trailer. Just like the trailer promised, Kung Fury […]

Pygmalion, My Fair Lady and Pretty Woman

Pygmalion, My Fair Lady and Pretty Woman

We tend to think that we are going towards a less sexist society, however, our cultural products don’t always go in that direction. The theatre play “Pygmalion“, by George Bernard Shaw, was presented on stage in 1912. In this play, the cockney flower saleswoman Eliza Doolittle meets Henry Higgins, a phonetics teacher that decides to […]